- Word Combinations (noun)
|part of speech:
||the start or beginning of something; outset.
The society has accepted both male and female members since its inception in 1885.
- beginning, commencement, first, onset, outset, start
- end, termination
- similar words:
- arrival, birth, dawn, debut, genesis, germ, opening, origin
||generation, lineage, oncoming, threshold